Venezia e il Veneto

The Burano Island.

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The picturesque island of Burano is famous for its brightly painted houses and the production of high quality embroidery and lace. In some of the shops it is still possible to see the grandmothers who have dedicated their whole lives to this ancient craft.

From the distance, you can always see the tower bell of the church of San Martino, which is tilted, very tilted…

Burano, The colors of the Venice lagoon.

Over twenty years ago I visited Burano for the first time. I arrived almost by chance, as the vaporetto on which I was riding stopped there. From that visit I only remember the magnificent handmade embroideries that were sold in the houses of the village. The embroidery is still the typical product of the island, […]

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